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Police Beat: Fake gun causes scare outside downtown Holiday station
Hudson police release photos of theft suspects
Ellsworth man arrested on suspicion of attempted homicide
A welcome home long overdue, Moving Wall ceremony honors Vietnam veterans
crime and courts
Wildcat football blanked by Merrill
Wildcats drop football opener
Wild Side: It pays to know some good knots
Fighting Fish fall in state quarterfinals
Prairie Day set for Aug. 22 at Willow River
UWRF Year of Mexico Kickoff Event Free and Open to Public
University's Year of Mexico kickoff event free and open to public
Weekend Happenings, Aug. 28-30
Family photos sought for ‘Making God Laugh’
Photographer Brett Kallusky featured at The Phipps
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 9/10/15 Cemetery Committee Meeting
TOWN OF PLEASANT VALLEY: 9/8/15 Town Board Meeting
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 8/10/15 Special Meeting Minutes
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 7/20/15 Special Meeting Minutes
CITY OF RIVER FALLS: Public Notice - Water Damage Reports Due 9/11/15
JOSEPHINE kENNEDY, 83
Michael Wrase, 60
Genevieve Harden Gust, 93
William Edward Edholm, 87
Days Gone By: Tuesday Club carries on tradition of service to community
Days Gone By: Community rallies, rebuilds Normal School
Featured column: In The Front Row: Always more fun when you're in on the joke
Featured Letter to the Editor: Call this one a trip well worth it
Days Gone By: Flourishing local brickyard burned in July of 1889
November 4, 2009
Disc golf course soon disappearing from Willow River State Park
The disc golf course at Willow River State Park will be removed this fall, park officials said Wednesday. The course, which has grown from nine holes to 13, was originally put in place as a pilot program. "Experience has taught us that although disc golf is a popular sport enjoyed...
News / outdoors / sports
November 4, 2009 - 2:55pm
September 11, 2009
Eau Claire-area business fire Friday has local firm scrambling to help
LAKE HALLIE - An early-morning fire Friday at Greener Grass Systems caused an estimated $1 million in damage to an office, retail and residence but the firm's equipment was spared and customer calls are being fielded through its branch office in River Falls. "We want customers to...
September 11, 2009 - 5:27pm
July 30, 2009
Alaska men survive plane crash Wednesday night
Two men from Wasilla, Alaska, walked away from a small plane crash Wednesday night in the town of Clifton after their Cessna C185 experienced...
News / accidents
July 30, 2009 - 9:55am
July 9, 2009
New River Falls royalty chosen
Elizabeth Covelli was chosen Thursday evening from a field of nine young women to serve as River Falls' Grand Royal Ambassador for the next 12...
July 9, 2009 - 10:14pm
February 6, 2009
Letter: We're still unable to buy local
Shop local! Here we go again. A few years ago aluminum windows were chosen for the new ambulance building. There was at least one letter to the editor from a disappointed Andersen employee back then. I don't recall if any response was ever given but fast forward to 2009. I drove...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
February 2, 2009
After making wish lists communities have little hope of seeing federal funds
Places big and small throughout Wisconsin have made their wish lists for federal economic stimulus money. But Gov. Jim Doyle says there's no way his state government will get all it wants, much less local communities. The U.S. Senate is expected on Thursday to approve its own version...
February 2, 2009 - 12:00am
July 11, 2008
Local artist reflects on two decades' work
Visit to the River Falls Public Library gallery to see "Flora, Fauna and Fantasy," a retrospective show by Jolanda Stammler featuring 20 years of creativity from Thursday, July 17, through Saturday, Aug. 16. Diversity best describes her work, Stammler said: Many media but one common...
July 11, 2008 - 12:00am
June 12, 2008
Local events to take place this month
Benefit account established A benefit account has been established at WESTconsin Credit Union on North Main Street for Alexis VanNurden, the daughter of Chelsei and Ray Reynaga of River Falls. Alexis had been hospitalized at Children's Hospital in St. Paul for the last four weeks,...
June 12, 2008 - 12:00am
March 13, 2008
Effort to deny local control on wind farms dies
Local governments will not lose their power to set limits on where high-tech windmills can go. A last-minute push to let the State Public Service Commission set those rules and ban communities from doing anything stricter is dead for this year. The bill was sent to a scheduling...
March 13, 2008 - 12:00am
February 20, 2008
Local election results: Obama, McCain
Pierce and St. Croix county voters followed the state's results with Barack Obama defeating Hillary Clinton for the Democrats and John McCain defeating Mike Huckabee and Ron Paul for the Republicans in Tuesday's primary. Closer to home results have St.
February 20, 2008 - 12:00am